Highest Paid NBA Players 2017-18: Does LeBron James Make More Money Than Steph Curry And James Harden?

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50) KLAY THOMPSON ($17,826,150) Thompson was the third-highest paid member of the Golden State Warriors. He will be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the 2018-19 season.Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images
48 tied) WESLEY MATTHEWS ($17,884,175) Matthews will earn $18.2 million in 2018-19 and then become an unrestricted free agent in the summer.Ronald Martinez/Getty Images
48 tied) ENES KANTER ($17,884,175) Kanter averaged 14.1 points per game and 11 rebounds in 2017-18.Abbie Parr/Getty Images
46 tied) JOHN WALL ($18,063,850) The 5-time All-Star will earn $19.2 million in 2018-19 and will become an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2019.Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images
46 tied) DEMARCUS COUSINS ($18,063,850) Cousins is one of the top free agents of the summer. He has earned just over $80 million in salary since entering the league in 2010.Rob Carr/Getty Images
44 tied) KAWHI LEONARD ($18,868,625) Leonard, who will earn $20.1 million in 2018-19, played in just nine games in 2017-18. There is speculation he will leave San Antonio in the summer. Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images
44 tied) KYRIE IRVING ($18,868,625) Irving missed 22 games in his first season with the Celtics. The All-Star guard will be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the 2019-20 season and should become among the highest-paid players in the league.Elsa/Getty Images
44 tied) JEFF TEAGUE ($19,000,000) The Timberwolves guard finished the first year of his three-year, $57 million contract.Abbie Parr/Getty Images
42) ALLEN CRABBE ($19,332,500) Crabbe averaged just 3.3 points per game in 2014-15 but finished the 2017-18 season with career-highs in scoring (13.2), rebounding (4.3) and assists (1.6). Abbie Parr/Getty Images
41) PAUL GEORGE ($19,508,958) The Thunder forward can expect a huge contract this summer as a free agent. The 28-year-old has earned just over $80 million over his career.Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images
40) RYAN ANDERSON ($19,578,454) The Rockets forward is signed to a four-year contract worth $80 million. Anderson becomes a free agent after the 2019-20 season. Tim Warner/Getty Images
39) GEORGE HILL ($20,000,000) The veteran point guard has earned an estimated $65 million since entering the NBA in 2008.Gregory Shamus/Getty Images
38) SERGE IBAKA ($20,061,728) The 28-year-old has been a consistent scorer and rebounder since entering the NBA in 2009.Gregory Shamus/Getty Image